Are you a high achiever, a leader in your sector, an award winner?
Did you get constant high scores in class and now have glowing performance reviews?
Are you the one people think of when they need an expert?
And…. Do you also feel isolated, exhausted, and alone?
Yesterday I had a great plan for the day.
Get up early go to the gym * Walk dog * Meditate * Shower change breakfast * Coffee shop to finish of writing article * Follow up emails * Book car for rego check * Walk dog again * Shop for and cook dinner * Night out at theatre * Home bed.
I was clearing out my edifice of a bedside reading pile the other day, and I found a copy of In Praise of Slow by Carl Honoré. The book was written about 10 years ago and my copy has spent at least two years waiting to be read. I found it at a second hand book sale,...